Communications Manager

  • Up to £30,000 DOE
  • Maidstone, Kent
  • Kent Wildlife Trust

JOB OPPORTUNITY – Communications Manager

Permanent, Full Time post based at Tyland Barn, Maidstone

Closing Date: Friday 13th September 2019

Interview Date: Monday 23rd September 2019

Salary Range: Up to £30,000.00 DOE

Kent Wildlife Trust is the leading wildlife charity for Kent and Medway, supported by its members and staffed by committed professionals. Nature is in trouble and it needs our help. Kent Wildlife Trust has a plan to aid nature’s recovery and we encourage people to join us to make a difference.

Are you a marketing and communications superstar? Do you thrive on a varied work load that encourages you to apply your skills and expertise to generate top quality communications content? Do you understand local press, understand social media, and have a journalistic eye and a knack for storytelling?

Kent Wildlife Trust is seeking a Communications Manager to build and engage new audiences; develop a pro-active local PR strategy to keep our excellent work in the local limelight; and to improve and support income generation across the organisation.

This is a varied and demanding role with significant scope for autonomy and creativity. The role will be supported by the Head of Communications and Marketing. With a focus on using communications actively to support income generation from membership, fundraising and events, this role will benefit from working closely with the team and across the organisation.

You will have experience of developing and delivering communications strategies and of maintaining and promoting a brand.

You will be skilled in project management and budget setting, including coordinating and designing printed and digital publications and content for a wide range of audiences.

But most of all you will be a dynamic, creative, and forward thinking individual who thrives on success and will slot into a high performing team.

Contact details:

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Ed Charles or Sonika Tapley on 01622 662012

To download the application pack please visit our website:

Previous applicants need not apply.

Kent Wildlife Trust has a positive approach to equality and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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